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There are 8 ways to get from Chautauqua Lake to Charlottesville by bus, train, car, plane, shuttle or taxi

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train via New York Penn Station  •  17 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Dunkirk, NY to Buffalo, NY
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  4. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station

$336 - $751

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Bus Megabus, train  •  18 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Gerry to Lackawanna
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo to Washington
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station

$152 - $255

6 alternative options

Bus  •  17 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Jamestown, New York to Salamanca
  2. Take the bus from Salamanca to Dubois, PA
  3. Take the bus from Dubois, PA to Harrisburg
  4. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Washington, Dc
  5. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Charlottesville, Va

$153 - $303

Drive  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Chautauqua Lake to Charlottesville 380.6 miles

$35 - $55

Bus to Buffalo, fly to Washington Dulles, shuttle  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Gerry to Lackawanna
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Washington Dulles (IAD) BUF - IAD
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Charlottesville

Bus to Buffalo, fly to Reagan Washington, train  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Gerry to Lackawanna
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Reagan Washington (DCA) BUF - DCA
  3. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station

$221 - $650

Taxi, bus to State College, fly to Washington Dulles, shuttle  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chautauqua Lake to Seneca Allegany Casino
  2. Take the bus from Seneca Allegany Casino to State College
  3. Fly from State College (SCE) to Washington Dulles (IAD) SCE - IAD
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Charlottesville

Bus to Buffalo, fly to Baltimore, train  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Gerry to Lackawanna
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Baltimore (BWI) BUF - BWI
  3. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
  4. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station

$284 - $932

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chautauqua Lake to Charlottesville is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 8 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chautauqua Lake to Charlottesville is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 8 h 15 min.

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The distance between Chautauqua Lake and Charlottesville is 292 miles. The road distance is 380.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Chautauqua Lake to Charlottesville without a car is to bus and train which takes 17 h 27 min and costs $330 - $750.

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It takes approximately 17 h 27 min to get from Chautauqua Lake to Charlottesville, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Buffalo Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 19 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chautauqua Lake to Charlottesville is 381 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 15 min to drive from Chautauqua Lake to Charlottesville.

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United Airlines offers flights from Buffalo Airport to Washington Dulles Airport.

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There are 89+ hotels available in Charlottesville. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chautauqua Lake to Charlottesville.
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  • Distance: 291.9 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 27 min

What companies run services between Chautauqua Lake, NY, USA and Charlottesville, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Chautauqua Lake to Charlottesville via Jamestown, New York, Salamanca, Dubois, PA, Harrisburg, Harrisburg, Pa, and Washington, Dc in around 17 h 49 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from State College to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $410
Train from Washington Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to New York
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$65 - $90
Economy
$90 - $130
EconomyPlus
$120 - $170
Business
$160 - $220
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Jamestown, New York to Salamanca
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $21
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Gerry to Lackawanna
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $25
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Salamanca to Dubois, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
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Bus from Dubois, PA to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Bus from Seneca Allegany Casino to State College
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Washington, Dc to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
AC Airport Cab & Wahoo Cab
Phone
+1 (434) 981-0585
Website
visitcharlottesville.org
Shuttle from Washington Dulles Airport to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
visitcharlottesville.org
Other operators
Taxi from Chautauqua Lake to Seneca Allegany Casino
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Rainbow Cab
Phone
+1 716-484-9994

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